Culinary Exploration Aboard Royal Caribbean

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Can’t decide what you want to eat?  That’s no problem on Royal Caribbean, where a world of culinary exploration awaits you

Dining options have been reimagined to give you a culinary experience at sea as vast, varied and eye-opening as dining in the world’s most cosmopolitan cities. Discover the culinary curiosities of Wonderland Imaginative Cuisine. Savor the handcrafted fare and craft beers of Michael’s Genuine® Pub. Specialty Restaurants are available on every ship and offer guests the opportunity to enjoy unique cuisine in a decadent ambiance. Restaurant options will vary by ship and reservations are on a first come, first serve basis.

Once onboard you will enjoy dining options that are rich in flavor and ambience. Savor dish after dish of the cuisine, casual plates and snacks prepared by chefs in a variety of venues from deck to deck.

Main Dining Room

Sweeping, multi-level ambiance, world-class cuisine and extraordinary personal service from a dedicated wait staff.  Royal’s main dining room serves exceptional, multi-course meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Coastal Kitchen*

Fuses Mediterranean influences with the unmatched riches of California’s bountiful farmlands.

*Exclusively for suite guests and Pinnacle Club members.


A culinary destination loaded with an array of delicious food for every meal and snack time – all with spectacular views and a comfortable, casual atmosphere. Browse multiple serving stations featuring pastas, omelettes made-to-order, global cuisine, salads, soups, sandwiches, meat-carving, and tons of tantalizing desserts.

Brasserie 30

Join us for lunch on sea days in the Main Dining Room. This venue serves world-class cuisine in 30 minutes or less by offering international fare, daily chef specials along with a Tutti Salad station.

Sorrento’s Pizza

For an authentic New York pizzeria experience, head to Sorrento’s for fully-loaded pies right out of the oven. Sample rotating creations from chorizo to Hawaiian to Pizza Florentine – with classic cheese and pepperoni always on call.

Park Café

A casual-eats deli cafe offering made-to-order salads, paninis and freshly prepared sandwiches. Don’t miss the signature “Kummelweck” roast beef sandwich – known as a guest favorite.

Solarium Bistro

A hearty but healthful lunch destination in Solarium with lighter options for breakfast and lunch. Try soups and stews, crepes, salad bars, fresh-cut fruits and more.

Jade Sushi

Chopsticks, ready! A seemingly endless buffet of delicious sushi creations, Jade features innovative Asian-fusion dishes along with classic favorites like sushi, fried rice and more.

Dog House

How do you build your dog? Take a seat at the counter for traditional hot dogs, brats, sausages and other delicious linked meats, plus a variety of toppings to split a long bun.

Boardwalk Donuts

Hit the Boardwalk on our Oasis-class ships and choose your favorite doughy goodness – chocolate, frosted, sprinkled and more – with fresh brewed coffee and specialty drinks.

Vitality Café

After your workout or any time at all, feed your appetite with a healthful selection of specialty wraps, fresh fruits, yogurts, and smoothies created with wellness in mind.

Room service

Morning, noon, night, whenever you like – order up room service 24/7. Enjoy breakfast in bed, cheesecake on your balcony, or a delicious dinner right in the comfort of your stateroom. Complimentary except between midnight and 5 a.m., when a $3.95 service charge applies.

Café Promenade

The multi-level Royal Promenade is the heart of our ships – and the best spot for people watching. Pick a table with a view at Café Promenade, serving Starbucks or illy coffee, snacks, pastries and sandwiches throughout the day and into the night – so you can enjoy the action when you please.

Café Latte-tudes

Caffeine fix, coffee break, or after-dinner cappuccino – drop by this café for sweets, people watching and specialty coffee beverages (additional cost applies).

Extra-Special Dining Options

Reserve a night at a specialty restaurant for an intimate fine dining experience – or one packed with colorful personality. There’s a range of cuisines and atmospheres for every taste. Pay one cover charge and order anything you’d like off the menu, or sample from a la carte menus at select venues.

You can experience several unique specialty restaurants and enjoy great savings when you purchase a Specialty Dining Packages for your cruise vacation. Enjoy 3, 4 or 5 Restaurants for a discounted price and save up to 40%. The more you dine, the more you save!

Plus, kids ages 6-12 now dine at specialty restaurants for only $10. Ages 5 and under eat free! Plus, little cruisers get their very own menu — a round-up of kid-friendly favorites from the “grownups” menu.

*Reserve before you sail, and prices will be adjusted for kids once you are aboard, and reflected in your final account statement.


Chefs twist their culinary kaleidoscopes to invent an elaborate dreamscape of never-before-seen fare. The story begins as you open the menu and find your element – Sun, Ice, Fire, Water, Earth and Dreams.

Michael’s Genuine Pub

Food and drink. It doesn’t have to be so complicated. That’s the philosophy at Michael’s Genuine Pub, the first American gastropub at sea, brought to you by James Beard Award-winning chef Michael Schwartz.

Jamie’s Italian

Chef Jamie Oliver may be one of Britain’s most famous food exports, but it’s his love of Italian cooking and the Italian way of life that drives the menu at Jamie’s Italian on Quantum of the Sea.

Chops Grille

Royal Caribbean’s popular signature steakhouse, featuring grade-A premium cuts of steak cooked to your specifications, plus fresh seafood, hearty side dishes and signature desserts in an upscale, contemporary setting. Fee applies.

150 Central Park

Take a stroll into 150 Central Park – where simple, elegant American dining is a handcrafted gourmet experience, and a new multi-course menu highlights the finest artisanal ingredients, thanks to James Beard Award-winning chef Michael Schwartz. Fee applies.


The traditional Japanese dishes at Izumi will impress you with pure, delicate flavors, freshness of ingredients and impeccable presentation. Choose from sushi rolls, sashimi, hot rock (ishi-yaki) plates, and more. Fee applies.


Sabor – in Spanish, it means flavor. But onboard, it’s that and so much more. A vibrant dance across the plate and palate. A long heritage of fresh, simple ingredients, reimagined in full bloom. Fee applies.

Chef’s Table

A once-in-a-lifetime culinary experience – join up to 14 guests in an exclusive enclave to savour a five-course, gourmet menu. Every course pairs with a wine chosen to enhance your enjoyment of the dish. The menu, wine selections and price vary from ship to ship and itinerary. Fee applies.

Giovanni’s Table

A casual Italian trattoria with indoor and al fresco seating, Giovanni’s Table offers rustic dishes with a contemporary flair, including toasted herb foccacia, pastas, braised meat dishes and stews, served family-style. Fee applies.


From the first bite of antipasto to the last spoonful of tiramisu, the elegant dining atmosphere at Portofino makes for an evening to remember. Sample the chef’s latest Italian creation, or have one of your favorites prepared the classic way. Fee applies.

Samba Grill Brazilian Steakhouse

A churrascaria with personality and flare, featuring a variety of meats carved tableside straight from the skewer, plus a wide selection of soups, salads and appetizers at the buffet. Fee applies.

Solarium Bistro Restaurant

Let the starlit ocean sky set the mood after dark, when the Solarium pool transforms into a fine dining destination. Explore a menu of inspired, sumptuous dishes that embrace healthful living through healthy eating. Fee Applies.

Hot Pot at Solarium Bistro

Settle down and get ready to simmer your way through a deliciously authentic hot pot experience at sea in Solarium Bistro. This beloved facet of traditional Chinese cuisine brings a social experience to a contemporary setting, with a combination of self-service and casual table service. Fee applies.

Mystery Dinner Theater

Our professional cast hosts an evening of theater packed with mystery, intrigue and lots of laughs. Solve the crime in one of our specialty restaurants, over an exquisite multi-course dinner paired with fine wine. An exclusive event onboard select ships; sailings vary. Limited space, reserve early.

Portofino Vini D’Italia

Experience a four-course seasonal menu designed to perfectly complement the flavor profiles of wine from the Frescobaldi family vineyards, a leading Italian producer for centuries. An enlightening and flavorful evening at Portofino, Italian specialty restaurant. Sailings vary. Limited space, so reserve early.

Chops Grille California Vineyards

In this signature steakhouse, savor five incredible courses paired with wine from one of California’s most iconic wineries, the Wagner family vineyards, renowned for fine pinot noir and chardonnay and revered for their Caymus cabernet. From smoked duck salad to the crème brulee, learn how each wine was selected to enhance your enjoyment of the dish.

Rita’s Cantina

Dive into a fiesta of flavor at Rita’s, serving scrumptious Mexican fare along with the widest selection of margaritas at sea. Caters to families by day and grown ups by night, with live guitar music and dancing. A la carte menu, fee applies.

Rita’s Crab Shack

Rita’s Cantina transforms into a local Crab Shack when Radiance of the Seas is in Alaska. Get the very best crab and seafood from the southeast Alaskan coast, and enjoy the finest craft brews from the Alaskan Brewing Company in Juneau.

Johnny Rockets

Get the family together for good old-fashioned hamburgers and fries at Johnny Rockets—complete with authentic 1950s décor, a menu filled with all-American favorites and a jukebox at every table.

Cupcake Cupboard

Sprinkle some sweetness into your cruise at this adorable 1940s-style shop featuring fresh-baked gourmet cupcakes, plus private decorating parties and cupcake design classes. A la carte pricing.


Allure of the Seas® is home to the world’s first Starbucks at sea, a Royal Caribbean exclusive. Whether it’s a decadent Caramel Macchiato, a refreshing Frappuccino® Blended Beverage, or a tempting pastry, guests can enjoy all their favorite Starbucks treats right onboard. Also available on Oasis of the Seas®. A la carte pricing.

Lafite Wine Tasting

Enjoy French winemaking at its best. A Royal Caribbean cellar master leads a tasting of four distinctive vintages from the world-renowned estate of Château Lafite Rothschild.

Royal Caribbean International ~ many 2016 sailings + CNM exclusive free gratuities for two, bonus on all 2016 departures in ocean view and higher categories! Expires 9/30.

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